Mikel Obi finally rejoins Twitter after racist abuse made him delete his account in 2012

Mikel Obi finally rejoins Twitter after racist abuse made him delete his account in 2012

Following Chelsea’s 2-2 draw in a September 2012 Champions League match against Juventus, Mikel Obi deleted his Twitter account after a barrage of insults including racist abuses were hurled at him for “making Chelsea lose their lead.”

Mikel Obi finally rejoins Twitter after racist abuse made him delete his account in 2012

Now, the Dream Eagles skipper is back in the mix. He joined the social site again and his handle is @mikel_john_obi. Chelsea FC also confirmed the account with a tweet.